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2010-09-28 14:11:00

TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- To give the most loyal alliance of Star Wars and DROID smartphone fans a sneak peek and chance to win or buy the limited edition DROID R2-D2 smartphone, Verizon Wireless is hosting a Star Wars costume contest/party September 29 in four select Florida locations just before the phone goes on sale online across the country. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100928/FL72814 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100928/FL72814 )...

2010-09-24 11:14:00

SAN DIEGO and SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) and LucasArts, a division of Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd., today announced that Star Wars(®): Clone Wars Adventures((TM)) has registered one million users one week after launch on September 15. Clone Wars Adventures is a free-to-play, family-friendly online virtual world based on the popular Cartoon Network animated series, "Star Wars: The Clone Wars." "We are thrilled to...

2010-09-15 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO and SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Wars®: Clone Wars Adventures(TM), a free-to-play family-friendly online virtual world from Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) and LucasArts, a division of Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd., is now available to play at www.CloneWarsAdventures.com. Clone Wars Adventures is an action-packed browser-based virtual world where fans can live out the thrills and excitement of Star Wars®: The Clone...

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2010-08-17 10:40:00

It's not easy to get to a galaxy far, far away using engines powered by just liquid hydrogen and oxygen. So, NASA should develop a hyperdrive that would power astronauts through the cosmos at light speed, "Star Wars" makers and fans advised agency representatives Aug. 13 during the movie franchise's Celebration V in Orlando, Fla. "The ultimate would be being able to travel faster than the speed of light and the whole hyperspace business that science fiction writers have been writing about...

2010-08-12 08:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Zeum: San Francisco's Children's Museum teams with Lucasfilm Ltd. to present Star Wars: The Clone Wars Weekend from Saturday, September 11, 2010 to Sunday September 12, 2010. The weekend-long event offers kids and families the opportunity to connect the Cartoon Network's popular animated series, Star Wars: The Clone Wars with Zeum's signature multimedia arts and technology experiences. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090724/SF51415LOGO)...

2010-06-07 07:07:00

HERZOGENAURACH, Germany, June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest installment of the 2010 Originals campaign, "The Street Where Originality Lives," combines Star Wars, adidas and the world's largest sporting event in a cinematic first that takes the FIFA World Cup(TM) to a whole new galaxy. The film is a creative re-edit of one of the most famous Star Wars movie scenes - the Mos Eisley Cantina on Tatooine - and features David Beckham, Franz Beckenbauer, Snoop Dogg, Noel Gallagher, Ian Brown,...

2010-06-01 11:25:00

SAN DIEGO and SAN FRANCISCO, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) today announced the development of Star Wars®: Clone Wars Adventures(TM), a free-to-play, action packed virtual world for fans of the Star Wars: The Clone Wars animated television series on Cartoon Network. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100601/LA12968) Developed and published by SOE, creators of the critically acclaimed kids' game, Free Realms, and licensed by...

2010-05-18 11:28:00

NEW YORK, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- It was a long time ago -- 30 years to be exact -- in a galaxy not so far away when Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back was first released to movie theaters. Considered by many to be the greatest movie sequel of all time, Empire will celebrate its 30th Anniversary on Spike TV with a Star Wars movie marathon and a special simulcast in Times Square on Saturday, May 22. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060322/NYW096LOGO ) Spike will...

2010-02-08 06:01:00

TOPEKA, Kan., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Collective Brands, Inc. (NYSE: PSS) and Lucasfilm Ltd. announced today a multi-year licensing agreement that will transport both Payless ShoeSource and Stride Rite Children's Group customers to "a galaxy far, far away" with the development of exclusive product lines based on Star Wars and Star Wars: The Clone Wars. The beloved brand - top-rated with boys in the U.S. - will be featured on footwear collections in the United States and...

2009-11-09 12:02:00

LONDON, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpine Elements, the world's premiere provider of holiday fun, has issued an invitation to 'Star Wars' fans to vacation in the French Alps. Alpine Elements is renowned for organizing winter and summer fun for countless vacationers. Specializing in high altitude skiing holidays, a 'Star Wars' holiday seems like an unlikely combination. The owner of Alpine Elements, James Hardiman, explains about the 'Star Wars' ski run in Avoriaz. Alpine Elements, specializing...


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